The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank 182 185 168
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.099% 0.097% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.21% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £24,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -15.15%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1805 1935 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 47.16% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1619 1513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WatchGuard Salary Histogram in Manchester

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Fedora
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago